Past O'Hara Winners
2009 Frank O'Hara Award Winners
Twelve individuals will be presented with the 2009 Frank O’Hara Award during Alumni Reunion Weekend, June 12-14 on campus. The O’Hara Award is the highest award bestowed jointly by the University and the Alumni Society for outstanding achievements in a particular field or endeavor. This year’s honorees and the categories for which they will receive their award are:
2009 Frank O'Hara Awardees
- Sharon M. Bartosh, M.D., ’79
Middleton, Wis., Professor and Chief of the Division of Pediatric Nephrology and Medical Director of the Pediatric Renal Transplant Program at the University of Wisconsin's American Family Children's Hospital in Madison, Wisconsin.
- Arthur E. Clark, Ph.D., ’54
Science & Technology
Adelphi, Md., research physicist; discovered TERFONOL.
- Francis W. Connolly, Ph.D., ’64
Rockville, Md., Professor emeritus of Computer Science and Information at American University; partner in ConseQ Associates, LLP.
- John J. Cunningham, III, Esq., ’64
Blue Bell, Pa., Vice Chairman Cozen O’Connor.
- Thomas J. Davis, C.P.A., ’69
Binghamton, N.Y., a proprietor of a financial advisory and consulting practice and Chairman of Kelbri Development, LLC; University of Scranton Trustee and Past President of The Society of the Board of Governors.
- Rev. William L. George, S.J., G’69
Religion & Spirituality
North Bethesda, Md., president of Georgetown Prep.
- Kevin J. Lanahan ’84
Mendham, N.J., Managing partner of Headquarters Financial Group; Past-president of the Alumni Society Board of Governors.
- Michele Mauer Carpenter, M.D., ’79
Aliso Viego, Ca., Medical Director of The Breast Program at The Center for Cancer Prevention and Treatment of St. Joseph’s Hospital.
- Mary M. McCambridge ’79
Altamonte Springs, Fla., founder and president of the Foundation for Grieving Children.
- William C. O’Malley, C.P.A. ’59
Amelia Island, Fl., Former president, chairman, CEO and current director of Tidewater, Inc.
- Brig. General Michael J. Terry, U.S.A. ’79
Fort Belvoir, Va., Commanding General of the US Army Security Assistance Command.
- Andrew M. Wallace ’74
Chinchilla, Pa., Northeast executive director and senior staff management person to U.S. Senator Arlen Specter.